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Address: Plaza de Espagna 4, Nerja, Spain
Phone Number:
+34 952 52 95 20

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We visited the Museum after because we had bought a combined ticket that included museum entry. However, we did ask if we could visit the Museum the following day as we knew the... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Warwick, United Kingdom
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Warwick, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited the Museum after because we had bought a combined ticket that included museum entry. However, we did ask if we could visit the Museum the following day as we knew the Caves would take up most of the day but were told no so, because we are interested in history, we made the effort to come back the... More 

Thank Furbit
South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Museo de Nerja. Visited as part of the combined caves/train/museum ticket and it was really good to see. You get a good explanation of the discovery of the Nerja caves as well as local history and is worth a visit.

Thank 001-Mrs-B-D
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Muesem is small but run really well. Interesting exhibit. They sell the tickets yo the events that take place in The Caves. Very helpful salespersons .

Thank Shannon M
Dundee, Scotland
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56 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We were very impressed with this museum which is tucked away from main tourist area of the town. It filled in a lot of detail following our visit to the Cueva while giving information about the local region throughout the centuries. There was an excellent art exhibition on when we were there too. Worth taking a little time out and... More 

Thank Kate Y
Bingley, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

During a fantastic trip to Cueva de Nerja, our kids were desperate to go to the museum (which was plugged at the caves). However the museum was so poor in comparison. There was very little information and what exhibits there are seemed to be replicas. Please avoid.

Thank Andrew C
Wells, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

I was rather disappointed in this museum. Great building, although a lot of it taken up with stairs and walkways, but really not much content and what there was I thought was badly displayed. Very dim lighting in lots of areas, and not enough labelling and information about what was on display. Also, lots of the "ancient" objects were actually... More 

Thank JamJar21
Leeds, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Very interesting and enjoyable visit. Information available in several languages and presented in a variety of ways. Easy to access for those with restricted mobility. Staff very helpful.

Thank jan02ric02
Leitrim, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Nicely curated ... the mixing of people and time periods was thought provoking. Not enough substance for my liking but a lovely idea to have a display dedicated to tourism complete with plaster 1950's family and juke box.

Thank LaMouton
Oswestry, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Visited the museum as part of the ticket including the Tren and the Nerja Caves. Spread over 3 floors there didn't seem to be much of a flow to the exhibits and although some of it was quite interested we found it a bit of a muddle.

Ipswich, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

A pleasant little museum in the corner of Plaza de Espana (a huge square over the underground car-park, the square remaining sadly somewhat deserted). As others noted, the parts related to the nearby caves are very interesting, and it would probably be good to visit the museum and then the caves (the caves are a genuine five-star attraction, the museum... More 

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